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Directors
Directors ARIF MAHARRAMOV

Biography:
Born 5 Augusts 1948. Finished with honors the Azerbaujan School Arts in the City of Baku. 1981 - Graduated with honours the Artistic Faculty of Institute of Cinematoqraphy, Moskov, speciality-artist. Member of the Latvian and Azerbaijan Artists Association.
Filmography:
1982 Seven beauties - art director
1982 Business trip - artist on costume
1982 Old men …old men... - artist on costume
1988 Bastards - art director
1993 The greeting from the Next World - art director
Animated films:
1983 Schoolboy Astrologer - director, artist.
1984 It is time to sleep - director, artist.
1988 Kosa has come - director, script writer, artist.
1989 Garavelly - director, script writer, artist.
1990 Legends Sakray - director, script writer, artist.
1992 Garavelly-2 - director, script writer, artist.
1992 Hadzi Nasreddin's anecdotes - director, script writer, artist, producer.
2000 Dada Gorgud - director, script writer, artist.
Contacts:
Address: 52 apt., 8, VI mikrorayon, Baku, AZ1114
Tel: (+994 12) 68-86-11
Directors AYAZ SALAYEV

Biography:
Was born 01. 08. 1960. 1977-1982 he studied in Moscow State Institute of cinematography. The "Yarasa" has participated in more than 20 International festivals. He was awarded with many prizes in variety of festivals.
Filmography:
1979-85 "Retro" - tv. program
1989 "The father" -(documentary)
1995 "The Bat" - (feature film)
1998-00 "Anlam" - tv. program
Contacts:
Address: 2 apt., 39, Topchubashov str., Baku, AZ1009
Tel: (+994 12) 94-39-48 (home), 32-89-75
Directors ABDUL MAHMUDOV

Biography:
Was born 05. 05. 1944. 1966 finished Azerbaijan Art Institute actors department. 1971-1973 he studied in Moscow, In the postgraduate courses of screenwriters and film directors.
Filmography:
"The unusual hunting" (1974); "Firangiz" (1975); "In the wind's eye" (1977); "Saddle these horses" (1984); "Town's bread" (1985); "The native shores" (1989); "Murder in the night train" (1990)
Contacts:
Address: 46 apt., 9, 28 May str., Baku, AZ1010
Tel: (994 12) 95-55-23
Directors ELDAR QULIYEV

Bioqraphy:
Was born 18.01.1941. In 1960-1966 Eldar Guliyev Studied in Moscow State Institute of cinematography. Azerbaijan Republic's State Awards Laureate, People's Artist Of Azerbaijan, Professor.
Filmography:
1967 "Once upon the time..." - director, screenwriter
1969 "In This Southern City" - director
1970 "Absheron rhythms" - director
1971 "An important interview" - director
1972 "Long live, girls" - director
1973 "Fair Winds" - director
1976 "Oh, Heart, Heart" - director
1978 "The Bay Happiness" - director and screenwriter
1979 "Babak' - director
1982 "Nizami" - director and screenwriter
1984 "The Legend of silver Lake" - director and screenwriter
1986 "Whirlpool" - director and screenwriter
1989 "The provocation" - director and screenwriter
1999 "This beautiful, beautiful world" - director and screenwriter
Contacts:
Address: 83 apr., 1, F.Amirov str., Baku, AZ1000
Tel: (+994 12) 98-45-25(home); 31-12-51
Directors FIKRAT ALIYEV

Biography:
Was born in 13.12/1939. In 1966 graduated from acting faculty of Baku Arts Institute. As his graduation work he shot a film. The scene is laid in one of the villages of Absheron and narrates about the love of two young men. In 1981 he makes by the screenplay of M.Atesh based on the story by I.Musabeyov "In the country of oil and millions". The film is about the passions storming in and around of "oil Baku" in the begining of the century and the happiness and catostrophes that "black golg" brings to people. As an actor he acted in 1967 in "Land, Sea, Fire, Sky" as Murad, in 1970 in "Mad Kura" as Shamkhal.
Filmography:
1973 - "Baladadash's first love"
1981 - "The Golden Precipice"
Contacts:
Address: 43 apt., 56, Gandja ave., Baku, AZ1125
Tel: (+994 12) 73-38-94
   
Directors HUSSEYN MEHDIYEV

Biography:
Director: Was born 19.03.1945. In1977 he finished in the Moscow State Institute of cinematography. His film "Strange time" was awarded many International Film Festival's. H. Mehdiyev also won Best director for "Golden Siibilla" at the First International FF (Spain).
Filmography:
"Town's reapers" (1985); "The pain of a baby tooth" (1988); "The witness" (1990); "Strange time" (1996); "Melody of space" (2004)
Contacts:
Address: 36 apt., Talibli str., Baku, AZ1012
Tel: (+994 12) 32-92-76 (home), 31-77-31
Fax: (+994 12) 33-97-09
E-mail: huseynm@azintex.com
Directors ISRAFIL AGHAZADEH

Biography:
Was born 26.03.1955. 1980 - 1985 studied in the All Union State Institute Department director of photography in Galperin's studio.
Filmography:
1989 Rhythms of soul - documentary, operator
1989 Attacks - feature, operator
1990 The scream - documentary, operator
1990 Deep mountains of Khudaferin - documentary, operator
1990 Don't step in - he'll kill you - feature, operator
1993 Other worlds - documentary, operator
1994 Votes having remained in mountains - feature, operator
1992 Simensis in Azerbaijan - documentary, director, operator
1995 Made - feature, operator
1996 Sixth floors, at home - feature, operator
1999 Trust - documentary, director, script writer, operator
Contacts:
Address: 19 apt., 75, Tbilis ave., Baku, AZ1012
Tel: (+994 12) 431-16-86
Directors JAHANGIR MEHDIYEV

Biography:
Was born 13. 01.1951. 1968 -1973 he studied in Azerbaijan Art Institute. 1974 -1979 he studied in Moscow State art cinematography.
Filmography:
1979 "The defense of graduation works"
1980 "Vah!"
1987 "Man's word"
1989 "The husband of young woman"
1991 "Don't step in-he'll kill you"
Contacts:
Address: apt.12, 19, Mirali Seidov str., Baku, AZ1100
Tel: (+994 12) 432-28-64 (home); 431-10-54
Directors JAMIL FARAJOV

Biography:
Was born 13.02.1946. He finished Oil and Chemistry Institute (1969) and Leningrad State Institute of cinematography, theatre, television. Azerbaijan Republic's Merited Arts Statesman.
Filmography:
1972 "Mikail Abdullayev" - documentary
1972 "Souvenir" - documentary
1973 "Family - seven I" - documentary
1975 "Underground history - documentary
1975 "The golden fish" - documentary
1978 "My wife, my children" - fiction -short film
1985 "We from Azerbaijan" - documentary
1980 "Gamigaya"- documentary
1992 "Azerbaijan and Nobel brothers" - documentary
Contacts:
Address: 57 apr., 13, Kaverichkina str., Baku, AZ1022
Tel: (+994 12) 40-26-48; 93-21-15
Directors JAMIL GULIYEV

Biography:
Was born in Baku 03.07.1963. In 1980-1985 he studied in the Moscow State Institute of cinematography.
Filmography:
1983 " Fishing day" - feature
1985 "The rain during the celebration" - feature
1988 "A most ordinary story" - feature
1991 "The last love" - feature
1992 "H. Zardabi" - documentary
1993 "The way" documentary
2000 "Arif Bababyev" - documentary
Contacts:
Address: 1 apr., 32, M.Mansur str., Baku, AZ 1000
Tel: (+994 12) 93-08-77(home); 93-50-81
Directors KHAMIZ MURADOV

Biography:
Was born 50. 09. 1943 in Gakh region in Azerbaijan. 1962 -1966 he studied in Azerbaijan Art Institute department actors. 1971 finished Moscow postgraduate courses of screenwriters and film directors. 1966 he works "Azerbaijanfilm" studio.
Filmography as documentary film:
1972 "Ashyg Alasgar"
1973 "Dashkesan"
1975 "Hero of the France"
1976 "Uzeyir Hajybayov"
1980 "Khagani"
1982 "Natavan"
1990 "The way to the freedom"
Contacts:
Address: 36 apr., 10, Mir Calal str., Baku, AZ1134
Tel: (+994 12) 31-29-00 (home); 31-05-07
Directors LEYLA SAFAROVA

Biography:
Was born 10. 15. 1945. 1969-1974 she studied in the Moscow State Institute of cinematography.
Filmography:
1979 "Perpetium mobile" - director, screenwriter
1982 "Son" - director, screenwriter
1986 "Lion and cat" - screenwriter
1988 "40 hot in a shadow - director
1988 "S?ce" - animation, screenwriter
1996 "Poet of Freedom" - director, screenwriter
1992 "Terra- incognito" - director, screenwriter
Contacts:
Tel: (+994 50) 317-50-65 (mobile)
Directors NICAT FEYZULLAYEV

Biography:
Was born in 01. 11. 1945. After finished school he studied in Azerbaijan Politekhnik Institute. 1973 -1979 he studied in the Leningrad State Institute of cinematography, theatre, television.
Filmography:
1977 "The Azerbaijan's architecture monuments" - documentary
1978 "Wedding" - short
1983 "Long live, golden fish" - short
1989 "Fizuli" - documentary
1990 "Black face of the black's gold" - documentary
Contacts:
Address: 22 apt., 28, Inshaatchilar ave., Baku, AZ1065
Tel: (+994 12) 38-04-69; 94-43-20
Directors NIZAMI ABBASOV

Biography:
Was born 01 .01. 1957 in Baku. After finished 1988 All Union State Institute of Cinematography.
Fimography:
1987 Afrodita's arms - feature, director of photography
1987 Devil in front of my eyes - feature, director of photography
1988 Long live, golden fish - feature, director of photography
1989 Last steps - documentary, director of photography
1989 Separations - documentary, director of photography
1989 Areas - documentary, director of photography
1989 Muhammad Fuzuly - documentary, director of photography
1990 If all together - documentary, director of photography
1990 Borders - documentary, director, director of photography
1991 Black-white worlds - documentary, director of photography
1991 Patient minaret's - documentary, director of photography
1991 Caravans of grief - documentary, director, director of photography
1992 Landslides - documentary, director, director of photography
1992 Not known ground - documentary, director of photography
1993 Ambassadors of freedom - documentary, director of photography
1995 Difficult roads - documentary, director of photography
1996 Younger lieutenant - feature, director of photography
1996 Broken off circuits - feature-documentary, director of photography
1997 Huseyn Rasulbekov - documentary, director of photography
1998 Sheytanbazar - documentary, director, director of photography
1998 Rafig Babayev - documentary, director of photography
1998 You always with us - documentary, director of photography
2000 Arif Babayef - documentary, director of photography
Contacts:
Address: 115 apt., 30, Yeni Guneshli (D), Suraxani area, Baku, AZ1133
Tel: (+994 12) 77-27-59 (home); 31-05-19
Directors OGTAY MIRGASYMOV

Biography:
Was born 12. 06. 1943 in Baku. 1963 -1968 he studied in Moscow State Instute of cinematography. People's Artist of Azerbaijan.
Filmography:
1967 "Gobustan" - (director, screenwriter)
1968 "J. Jabbarly" - (director)
1969 "Baku" - (director)
1977 "Rasul Rza" - (director)
1978 "Gara Garayev" - (director)
1980 "I want to understand"- (director, screenwriter)
1982 "The silver truck" - (director)
1985 "The jinn in micro district" - (director)
1987 "Devil in front of my eyes" - (director)
Contacts:
Address: 46 apt., 22, Azerbaijan ave., Baku, AZ1000
Tel: (+994 12) 98-40-18 (home); 93-92-96
Directors RAFIG GULIYEV

Biography:
Was born 1957 in Baku. 1965 - 1969 - Azerbaijan State Art Institute. 1982 -1987 - studied in the All Union State Institute of Cinematography (VGIK, Moscow).
Fimography:
1985 Bombs - feature, director, director of photography
1988 Boring histories - feature, director of photography
1988 Sattar Bahlulzadeh - documentary, director of photography
1988 We work a new way - documentary, director of photography
1990 Dear conducting to freedom - documentary, director of photography
1990 Witness - feature, director of photography
1990 Day execute - feature, director of photography
1991 Other worlds - documentary, director of photography
1992 Track - feature, director of photography
1994 The dog - feature, director of photography
1995 Hope - feature, director of photography
1995 Lachin of a corridor - feature, director of photography
1996 Azerbaijan caprichio - documentary, director, director of photography
1997 French - feature, director of photography
1997 All to best - feature, director of photography, producer
Contacts:
Address: 1 apt., 28, Jamil Balakishiyev str., Baku. AZ1096
Tel: (+994 12) 21-07-39 (home)
Directors RAMIZ AZIZBAYLI

Biography:
The honored artist of Azerbaijan. Was born 29.07.1948. He finished Azerbaijan State Art Institute.
Filmography:
1987 Cocks' Pirverdy - feature, director
1991 Rings of good luck - feature, director, script writer
XIX Film festival "Molodost" - Prize, Kiev - 1988
Actor's works:
1962 Works and rose
1964 Magic dressing gownes
1977 The lion ran away from house
1978 Wives mine, children mine
1978 Here you the paradise will not meet
1984 Asif, Vasif, Agasif
1984 Bloody fields
1986 Old moorings
1986 Jin in microarea
1985 The Legend of silver lake
1986 Special circumstances
1986 Country house
1987 Devil in front of my eyes
1988 Windows of grief
1988 The special visit to German clinics
1990 Witnesses
1991 Gazalkhan
1991 Rings of good luck
Contacts:
Addres: 44 apt., 9, Yeni Yasamal 1, Baku AZ1012
Tel: (+994 12) 32-92-08 (home)
Directors RAMIZ MIRZAYEV

Biography:
Was born 13.04.1946. 1961 -1965 he studied in Azerbaijan Art Institute, 1973 -1978 Leningrad State Institute of Theatre, Cinematography, Music.
Filmography:
1975 "Three etudes" - docum.
1976 "Samad Vurghun" - docum.
1978 "The last night of the last year"
1983 "Tamerlan"
1984 "Abdulla"
1987 "Ordan - burdan"
1987 "The hungry"
1998 "The family"
Contacts:
Address:1 apt., 83, Aydin Mammedov str., Baku, AZ1003
Tel: (+994 12) 91-25-95 (home); 39-70-69
   
Directors RUFAT ASADOV

Biography:
Was born in 1960. Graduated from St.Petersburg Tekhnical University
Filmography:
1998 "The fear" short film
1999 "Professional" documentary
1999 "The Quba Jews" documentary
1999 "Oil man" documentary
2001"The anthropology document" documentary
Contacts:
Address: apt. 10, 60, Metbuat av., Baku, AZ1141
Tel: (+994 12) 447-96-48; (+994 50) 336-82-61 (mob.)
Directors SHAHIRA TAJADDIN

Biography:
Date of birth: 26.03.1963 Education: Bachelor of Drama Theatre producer
Filmography:
1."Smile", short film (1992)
Contacts:
Address: 23 apt., 36, Khaqani str., Baku, AZ1000
Tel: (+994 12) 98-75-11 (home); 31-77-31
E-mail: info@audiovisual.az
Directors SHAMIL NAJAFZADEH

Biography:
Was born in 1960 in Baku. 1978 has ended an Art school , and 1984 the Moscow State Institute of cinematography, faculty of artdirector. His works were exposed and were demonstrated at exhibitions and festivals in republic and abroad.
Filmogaphy:
1985 Jinn in microarea - feature, artdirector
1987 Examinations - feature, artdirector
1987 Hands Afrodit - feature, artdirector
1987 New Year's histories - animation, artdirector
1989 The Trap - feature, artdirector
1990 Dedications - animation, director, script writer, artdirector.
1991 Is black the white world - documentary, director
1993 Aga jaddina gurban - documentary, director.
1994 Then - tomorrow - documentary, director, script writer.
1994 Days has passed - documentary, director, script writer.
1995 The king dies - film - performance, director, script writer, artdirector
1995 The Bat - feature, artdirector
1996 Leyly and Mejnun - feature, director, script writer, artdirector.
1997 Memories of taste 1,2 p. - documentary, director, script writer.
1998 Hotdog - feature, director, script writer, artdirector.
1999 Families - feature, artdirector
1999 Istra pastoraly - documentary, director, script writer.
2000 Men in white - documentary, director.
2000 Not children's Stories - documentary, director.
2000 102 instants - documentary, director, script writer.
2000 Bells in the future - documentary, director, script writer
2001 Bridges of trust - documentary, director, script writer
2002 Palomnik - documentary, director, script writer
Contacts:
Address: 63 apt., 2, Qasimzade str., Baku
Tel: (+994 12) 432-43-32
Directors YALCHIN AFANDIYEV

Biography:
Was born 1937. After finishing Leningrad State Institute of Cinematography, Theatre he started in 'Azerbaijanfilm" studio as director.
Filmography:
1972 "The memory store" - fiction
1972 In contact to fire - director
1973 Coast of memoirs - fiction, director
1973 Memory of patterns - director
1974 Friendship - director
1974 Petroleum academy - director
1976 On light there is Samed Vurgun - director
1977 The hunter do not shoot - director
1979 Youth theatre 50 years - director
1980 Azerbaijan - director, script writer
1981 Tarlan Musayev - director
1981 Hi Jordan - director, script writer
1985 From congress to congress - director
1987 Yusif Mammedaliyev - director, script writer
1988 Azerbaijan art - director, script writer
1985 Memory with a pain - director
Contacts:
Address: 4 apt., 100, S. Bedelbeyli str., Baku, AZ1014
Tel: (+994 12) 98-43-84 (home)
Directors YAVER RZAYEV

Biography:
Was born 10.11.1956. 1975 -1980 he studied in Azerbaijan Art Institute, 1985 -1990 Moscow State Institute of cinematography documentary film department.
Filmography:
1989 "Akhyrynjy addym" - doc,
1990 "Haray" - doc,
1991 "Dozumlu minareler" - doc,
1991 "Fovgaldunya" - doc,
1998 "Yello bride" - fiction,
Contacts:
Address: 5 apt., 15, Qasimzade str., Baku, AZ1122
Tel: (+994 12) 32-49-08 (home)